Visit Your Local PBS Station PBS Home PBS Home Programs A-Z TV Schedules Watch Video Donate Shop PBS Search PBS
This website is no longer actively maintained
Some material and features may be unavailable
Subscribe
All Posts Tagged With: "Nigeria"

Once Upon a Coup: China’s Footprint in Africa

China has a voracious demand for resources that Africa possesses. Explore this interactive map to learn where China is extracting oil and minerals from the African continent.

Aug 25th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Suicide Blasts Kill 15 in Lead-up to Afghan Elections, Israel Moves to Curb Settlements in West Bank

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 18th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Civilian Death Toll Up in Afghanistan, Coordinating Bombings in Iraq

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jul 31st, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Europe’s Last Communists Lose Election, Bomb Kills Two in Spain

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jul 30th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Iran Releases Demonstrators, Protests Cripple South African Cities

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jul 28th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Taliban Lays Out New Rules of Engagement, Islamic Militants Kill Dozens in Nigeria

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jul 27th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Guantanamo Detainee Arrives in Manhattan, HIV Rates Improve in South Africa

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jun 9th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: U.S. May Expand Embassy in Pakistan, Conservative MPs Step Down as U.K. Expense Scandal Widens

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

May 28th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Hundreds of Thousands Flee Northwest Pakistan, Pope Visits Middle East

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

May 8th, 2009 | Comments

Economic Crisis in a Globalized World

A round-up of how nations around the globe are dealing with the economic downturn: bailouts, I.M.F. loans, and schadenfreude.

Nov 21st, 2008 | Comments

Nigerian Babies Bred for Sale

Dozens of investigations over the past few years that have revealed a network of Nigerian clinics and orphanages involved in breeding babies for sale.

Nov 11th, 2008 | Comments

Produced by THIRTEEN    ©2015 WNET.ORG Properties LLC. All rights reserved.